The best photos from the past week in sports: 6/17 - 6/24

Sports photos of the week for 6/24
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Sports photos of the week for 6/24
BAKU, AZERBAIJAN - JUNE 19: Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates his win with his team during the European Formula One Grand Prix at Baku City Circuit on June 19, 2016 in Baku, Azerbaijan. (Photo by Charles Coates/Getty Images)
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 21: Holly Lincoln-Smith (L) and Nicola Zagame (R) pose during a Australian Women's Olympic Water Polo Team portrait session at Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre on June 21, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 21: Anita Mclaren of New Zealand and Georgie Twigg of Great Britain battle for the ball during the FIH Women's Hockey Champions Trophy 2016 match between Great Britain and New Zealand at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on June 21, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Joel Ford/Getty Images)
GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 20: Apisai Koroisau of the Sea Eagles knocks on in the tackle during the round 15 NRL match between the Gold Coast Titans and the Manly Sea Eagles at Cbus Super Stadium on June 20, 2016 in Gold Coast, Australia. (Photo by Matt Roberts/Getty Images)
HOUSTON, TX - JUNE 19: Billy Hamilton #6 of the Cincinnati Reds makes a diving catch in centerfield on a fly ball by Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros in the fifth inning at Minute Maid Park on June 19, 2016 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)
CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 19: Melky Cabrera #53 of the Chicago White Sox jumps out of the way of inside pitch during the eight inning of the game against the Chicago White Sox at Progressive Field on June 19, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)
HOUSTON, TX - JUNE 21: Marwin Gonzalez #9 of the Houston Astros signals himself safe after hitting a double, beating the tag of Johnny Giavotella of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (L) during the seventh inning at Minute Maid Park on June 21, 2016 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Eric Christian Smith/Getty Images)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 18: Rory Arnold of the Wallabies bleeds from his head during the International Test match between the Australian Wallabies and England at AAMI Park on June 18, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 19: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers reacts after defeating the Golden State Warriors 93-89 in Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 19, 2016 in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
BALTIMORE, MD - JUNE 21: Francisco Pena #27 of the Baltimore Orioles scores on a double hit by Adam Jones #10 (not pictured) in the third inning during a MLB baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on June 21, 2016 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 23: Steam rises from a scrum during the Super Rugby Exhibition match between the Rebels and the Hurricanes at Harlequins Rugby Club on June 23, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 20: Willson Contreras #40 of the Chicago Cubs celebrates after home plate umpire Pat Hoberg #31 called out Aledmys Diaz #36 of the St. Louis Cardinals during the ninth inning at Wrigley Field on June 20, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. The St. Louis Cardinals won 3-2. (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 23: Ben Simmons motions after cheers from the crowed during his interview after being drafted first overall by the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of the 2016 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center on June 23, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - JUNE 21: Yoenis Cespedes #52 and Neil Walker #20 of the New York Mets get ready t bat in the fourth inning against the Kansas City Royals at Citi Field on June 21, 2016 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

The past week in sports was certainly a historical one, with golfer Dustin Johnson winning his first major title at the U.S. Open and the Cleveland Cavaliers bringing the first championship to their city since 1954. We also saw plenty of action from soccer's Euro 2016 championship and life-changing moments at the NBA Draft.

Click through the slideshow above to see the best photos from the week's biggest sporting events, and be sure to check back next weekend for our selection of the best shots from the coming days.

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